Definition of catastrophically adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌkætəˈstrɒfɪkli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌkætəˈstrɑːfɪkli//
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  1. 1in a way that causes a lot of problems or makes people suffer The markets have failed catastrophically.
  2. 2very badly synonym disastrously catastrophically injured victims Things went catastrophically wrong.